International College of Queensland

SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing

International College of Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102336E

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Excited about hairdressing, cutting, styling, colouring, creating amazing looks for your clients. Hairdressing is a rewarding career choice. Not only is it rewarding, skills in hairdressing make you an in-demand employee with for this growing industry. Statistics predict that career opportunities in the hair and barbering industry will increase by 31,000 jobs in the next 5 years.

This entry-level qualification will teach you the knowledge and skills you need to become a qualified Hairdresser. Our boutique school training and salons give you the opportunity to work with a range of clients with different needs. You’ll also get the chance to unleash your creativity and passion for hair.

Qualification Outcomes

Certificate III in Hairdressing SHB30516 (CRICOS Code E) is a nationally accredited qualification, recognised anywhere in Australia. Graduates have many career pathways. For example;

Colour specialist
Product consultant
Salon representative
Bridal specialist
Cutting specialist

Most include flexible hours, and there is the opportunity to be your own boss. A haircut is a necessity, not a luxury. This gives you the best chance of finding skilled employment anywhere in the world.

You will learn skills in cutting and design, colouring, bleaching and lightening techniques, creative hair design, customer service skills and the daily tasks required to make sure the salon runs smoothly.

Successful completion of this course will give you the skills and knowledge you need to confidently seek employment opportunities in hairdressing.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: April 2023
June 2023
October 2023
Duration: 72 weeks
Study mode: Full time

International College of Queensland

Cairns Campus
132 Grafton Street Cairns Queensland 4870

Entry criteria

  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or proof of equivalent.


International College of Queensland
Cairns Campus
132 Grafton Street Cairns Queensland 4870